The Blue Diamond Village rummage sale is a community wide fund raising event to benefit the Blue Diamond Volunteer Fire Dept. It will be held in the rec. hall parking lot from 8 am to 4 pm on March 30.
The 5th annual Dutch Oven Cook-Off at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park will give you the chance to witness the limitless versatility of pioneer-era cookware, enjoy live music, sample diverse dishes, and vote for the winners.
The nation's longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens. 9A–5P, free for members or with paid general admission. Big Springs Gallery at Springs Preserve, springspreserve.org
The nation's longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens dates back to 1923. 9A–5P, free for members or with paid general admission. Big Springs Gallery at Springs Preserve, Through March 31. springspreserve.org
Alan Dubovsky is the Chief Patient Experience Officer for Cedars-Sinai Health System in Los Angeles, California. He'll give a talk as part of the UNLV Lee Business School MBA Fortune 500 Speaker Series on April 2, starting at 7:30.
Science Cafe Las Vegas meets on the first Wednesday of each month, starting at 6:30, for a lively discussion of a specific subject. There's beer, but the event is okay for those under 21. On April 3, learn about Clostridium difficile, an opportunistic bacterium that is a leading cause of antibiotic-resistant diarrhea.
Nevada Watercolor Society will host its fiftieth anniversary Spring Members Show April 4 through May 19., with an opening night reception from 7 to 10 p.m. The 116 member paintings, using water-based media, were all accepted for this exhibit, to celebrate our members' participation over the years and to encourage paintings from both beginners and experienced artists.
Like the masters who precede him — Bach, Beethoven, Chopin — Brazilian pianist Mehmari is equal parts composer, improviser, and keyboard virtuoso. 7P, free. Main Theater at Clark County Library, lvccld.org
The Great Vegas Festival of Beer will return to downtown Las Vegas April 5 and April 6. Established in 2011, the festival produced by Motley Brews will have more than 500 beers and a projected 10,000 attendees. There will also be food and entertainment.
Katurian, a fiction writer living in a police state, is interrogated about the gruesome content of his short stories and their similarities to a number of bizarre child murders occurring in his town. Thu–Sat 7P; Sun 2P, $12; $10 students and seniors. College of Southern Nevada Performing Arts Center
The Las Vegas Out of the Darkness Community Walk is one of more than 550 Out of the Darkness Overnight, Community and Campus Walks being held nationwide this year Money raised helps the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy and support survivors of suicide loss.
Since 2004, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas has hosted its annual Runnin’ for the House 5K Run and Fun Walk at the House. It features a certified 5k course, a pancake breakfast, a booth expo, and children’s activities. Attendees can tour the House and learn how their participation directly helps RMHC. April 6 from 7:30 to 9:15 a.m.
It is a night to celebrate being a kid, donning stylish sneakers, and raising funds to support programs for more than 20,000 youth served each year at Boys and Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada. 5P, $350; $500 couples. M Resort Spa Casino, bgcsnv.org
As part of their 20th anniversary season, the Las Vegas Philharmonic will present music by Antonin Dvořák April 6, starting at 7:30 pm, in The Smith Center. Scheduled: Scherzo Capriccioso and Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, “From the New World.” Also, The Hiawatha Melodrama, which combines text by Longfellow with music by Dvořák.
Leonard Bernstein knew how to party, and there is nothing in 20th century music to match the sheer rhythmic thrill of his dances from "West Side Story." Relive the story through this special concert highlighting key songs and dances from the famed musical. The Dr. Shirley Linzy Young Artists Orchestra of Las Vegas will make their Smith Center debut.
The Breast Center at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas holds several classes and meetings every month. Included are a breast cancer support group, the young survivor's breast cancer support group, pilates classes for women with breast cancer, yoga classes (including pre-natal), and more.
No charge for support groups, while there might be a charge for other things.